Best way to get to Nantucket is by air from companies listed below. Ground service is available from Nantucket airport to the Lodge, see ground transportation section for more information.
(from Harwich Port)
From New York/New Jersey, you have a choice of traveling from two points of origin with Seastreak.
Travel time: approximately five hours.
NEW YORK/NEW JERSEY: from Highlands, NJ or E 34th St, NYC 800-BOATRIDE (800-262-8743)
From Massachusetts, you have a choice of traveling from three points of origin with the below ferry companies listed. Contact ferry company for specific travel instructions and reservations. Some require 24 hour booking notice.
Travel time: about an hour. Most ferries run every hour.
Upon arrival into Nantucket, directions to Martin House Inn are as follows:
From the NANTUCKET AIRPORT:
1. Start on MACY LN
2. Continue on MACYS LN
3. Turn Left on OLD SOUTH RD
4. Turn Left on GOLD STAR DR
5. Turn Left on SPARKS AVE
6. Continue on S PROSPECT ST
7. Continue on PROSPECT ST
8. Turn Right on NEW MILL ST
9. Turn Right on MILK ST
10. Continue on GARDNER ST
11. Continue on LIBERTY ST
12. Continue on N LIBERTY ST
13. Bear Right on LILY ST
14. Turn Right on CENTRE ST
Distance: 3.3 miles
Approximate Travel Time: 9 minutes
From FERRY DOCKS/STRAIGHT WHARF:
Take your first right after getting off the Steamer. Proceed down South Beach Street and turn left at Easton Street. Take your second left and turn onto Centre Street. Parking is on the street.
From the Steamship Wharf: you are at the foot of Broad Street. Proceed up Broad Street and turn right onto Centre Street (at the Jared Coffin House). Go 3 1/2 blocks along Centre Street. Martin House Inn is on the right.
from the Hy-line:
Proceed up the street (which will become Main Street) to the Pacific National Bank. Take a hard right at the Bank onto Centre Street. Go down Centre Street to the Jared Coffin House. We are 3 1/2 blocks further down Centre Street on the right.